Readings for the Week ~ October 13

Psalm 90 • Amos 5:6-15 • Hebrews 3:1-6 • Mark 10:17-31

“Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.”



“We constantly try to start from somewhere other than where we are. Truthful living involves being at home with ourselves, not complacently, but patiently, recognizing that what we are today, at this moment, is sufficiently loved and valued … ” – Stanley Hauerwas

Readings for the Week ~ June 24

Psalm 107 • Job 38:1-18 • 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 • Mark 4:35-41; 5:1-20 Our lives are lived in the Kingdom of God. God’s rule and reign is loosed upon the earth and my prayer is that we would all have eyes to see where God is at work both within us as individuals and as…


Virginia Tech

Three days after the events at Virginia Tech I think it is important for us, far removed as we may be, to be in prayer for those that were lost, their families and our nation. Experiences like these always prompt questions of why? I wonder if understanding the why behind this tragedy would make any…


If not KU, who?

The tournament is on and KU has made a good showing so far. If not KU, who would you like to see win the tournament? There will be a prize for the those who input their choice in the comment section below. (Think “leg lamp” kind of prize.) Here are the choices, for those of…


Calana’s New Baby!

Here are pictures of Calana’s new baby. He weighs in at 850 lbs., is 40 years old and speaks Japanese. He also speaks Mozart, Bach and Tomlin. It is reported that, under the negative influence of cohabitant of his new home, he was heard playing, “Werewolves of London”. Not very well though. Yes, that is…